Amazon Music is a streaming service offered by Amazon.com. It is an online music store that renders million songs to customers from more than 230,000 artists and over 27,000 music labels. Originally, all tracks were sold in 256 kbps variable bitrate MP3 format without per-customer watermarking or Digital Rights Management. This has changed because today, certain tracks are watermarked. It is available in countries like the United States, Canada, Spain, Japan, UK, France, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, India, and Germany.
- Amazon Music Overview.
- Music Catalog.
- How to Download AmazonMusic App on Windows 10 PC.
The streaming service does not include ads and you can listen to songs offline. You can also access the streaming music catalog from Amazon.com web player or from the player apps. The apps support multiple platforms such as Windows 10, Android, macOS, FireOS, Alexa devices, iOS, some smart TVs as well as automobiles. You can download the app from their respective app store. The global availability of Amazon Music is subject to Licensing agreements with recording companies, which restrict the number of countries the music is sold.
Amazon Music Catalog
Apart from digital purchases such as CDs and Vinyl Records, it also offers streaming music to subscribers. Below are the service options that you can select from:
My Music allows you to listen to music you have purchased from Amazon such as MP3 or AutoRip CDs/Vinyl. Amazon cloud stores for free all your Amazon digital music purchases. This enables you to play music already stored on your Windows 10 device at no extra cost.
Prime Music offers Prime subscribers in several countries the ability to listen or stream up to 2 million songs free. With your Prime membership, you can enjoy a curated catalog of two million songs, playlists, and stations. Prime Music is always ad-free and you can listen to songs offline. It comes with unlimited skips and you can listen on your favorites devices using a hands-free.
Amazon Music Unlimited is a full-catalog streaming service that gives you the ability to choose from tens of millions of songs. It offers thousands of curated playlists and stations with personalized recommendations. Amazon Music Unlimited offers subscribers music playback capabilities. Subscribers can stream the latest music releases from today’s most popular artists on weekly basis. It has a number of plans such as Individual, Family, Single Device and For Student Plans that users can choose from. Some of these plans allow you to stream on up to 6 devices at once. It also includes special pricing for Prime members and a 30-day free trial period.
How to Download Amazon Music App on Windows 10 PC
Below are the steps to use in order to download the Music App for Window 10 from Microsoft Store:
- Launch Microsoft Store on your Windows 10 PC
- Type on the search bar, “Amazon Music”. A link having Amazon Music will appear.
- Clicking on the link takes you to the download page.
- Tap on Get to initiate the download for free.
- Click on Launch to open the player app
- Sign In with your Amazon account by entering your email address (or phone number for a mobile account) and password.
- If you are new to Amazon, create your own personal Amazon account by clicking on Create Your Amazon Account button.
In order to enjoy Amazon Music to the fullest, there are certain minimum requirements for optimal performance and best user experience. You should have at least x86 Windows 10 version 14393.0 or higher with a memory capacity of 4 GB. Listeners discretion is advised because the App has diverse contents.